M25 recycling initiative achieves £15m waste savings

Wiles Greenworld London office supplies distributor has learned that the Highways Agency has saved over £15m through recycling over 70% of waste produced during an extensive motorway widening scheme on the M25.

The Agency drew up a lengthy waste and materials procurement strategy, which included finding new uses for imported waste materials and recovering what it could on-site during construction work on the project between junctions 16 and 23.

Commenting on the agency’s achievement Wiles Greenworld emphasised the importance of waste reduction and the need for waster reduction policies. The environmental stationery supplies company is keen to see more organisations reduce their carbon footprint by reducing waste.

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